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Claimant awarded damages by jury for his false imprisonment, assault and malicious prosecution by the Metropolitan Police

29 November 2018

Sarah Hemingway represented Mr O'Connor and was instructed by Elaine MacDonald of Tuckers Solicitors.

Sarah Hemingway

Garden Court Chambers ranked in Band 1 in Chambers UK Bar Guide 2019

5 November 2018

We are delighted to have once again been ranked in Band 1 by Chambers and Partners in the Chambers UK Bar Guide 2019.

Garden Court Chambers participating in Open House London 2018

19 September 2018

Garden Court Chambers is delighted to be part of Open House London weekend again on 22-23 September 2018.

‘Licensed to Kill’ – Granada Reports exclusive on those killed by offenders under the supervision of the probation service

10 September 2018

Una Morris instructed by Kelly Darlington at Farleys LLP to act for Michael Hoolickin and Matthew McKenzie's families.

Una Morris

High Court orders police force and local authority to pay damages to man who was sexually abused while in residential care

2 August 2018

Stephen Simblet appeared for the successful claimant, W. He was instructed by Bill Uppal of Uppal Taylor Solicitors, Nottingham.

Stephen Simblet

Garden Court supports Duncan Lewis challenge to LAA position that denies back dated payment for work undertaken before funding is granted

24 July 2018

Duncan Lewis Solicitors is crowd funding to support their legal challenge.

Inquest jury concludes that Christopher Tyler, a prisoner at HMP Thameside, “died in part because of serious failures in medical care”

13 July 2018

Richard Reynolds represented Mr Tyler’s sister and was instructed by Jocelyn Cockburn and Claire Brigham of Hodge, Jones and Allen Solicitors.

Richard Reynolds

Three men win malicious prosecution claim against police over Daniel Morgan murder

5 July 2018

Stephen Simblet was instructed by Guile Nicholas Solicitors to represent Garry Vian.

Stephen Simblet

Merseyside police ordered to pay compensation to couple after police officer breached their rights under article 8 following complaint about his conduct

2 July 2018

Una Morris was instructed on behalf of the couple by Iain Gould at DPP Law Ltd. 

Una Morris

Garden Court Special Fund awards over £300,000 to organisations working to defend civil liberties, human rights and social justice

22 May 2018

Over the last 30 years Garden Court's Special Fund has donated in excess of £1.5 million to organisations doing legal campaigning or charitable work in defence of civil liberties and social justice. 

Leslie Thomas QC on BBC Radio 4 ‘Unreliable Evidence’

26 April 2018

Leslie Thomas QC appeared on BBC Radio 4’s ‘Unreliable Evidence’ programme on 'Public Inquiries' presented by Clive Anderson.

Leslie Thomas QC

High Court quashes Parole Board refusal to direct re-release

6 April 2018

The claimant was represented by Richard Reynolds of Garden Court Chambers and Hamish Arnott of Bhatt Murphy Solicitors.

Richard Reynolds

Garden Court Chambers mourns the death of Navtej Singh Ahluwalia

27 February 2018

We are devastated to pass on the news that our dearly loved friend and colleague Navtej Ahluwalia has died.

Navtej Singh-Ahluwalia

DSD and the Article 3 investigative duty: the long road to justice

26 February 2018

Stephen Clark discusses the recent Supreme Court judgment in DSD & NBV v. Commissioner of Police for the Metropolis.

Stephen Clark

Clare Wade, Sonali Naik, Amanda Weston and Brenda Campbell appointed Queen’s Counsel

26 February 2018

Garden Court Chambers is delighted to congratulate our four new silks appointed as Queen's Counsel on 26 February 2018.

Clare Wade QCSonali Naik QCAmanda Weston QCBrenda Campbell QC

Garden Court Chambers mourns the death of Vikki Kerly

23 February 2018

Our dear friend and colleague Vikki Kerly sadly passed away on Monday 19th February.

Vikki Kerly

Hill immunity revisited: The beginning of the end?

9 February 2018

Stephen Clark, Laura Profumo and Camila Zapata Besso comment on the recent Supreme Court judgment in Robinson v Chief Constable for West Yorkshire Police [2018] UKSC 4.

Garden Court pays tribute to the life and work of Sir Henry Brooke

31 January 2018

Garden Court pays tribute to the life and work of Sir Henry Brooke, who has died, aged 81.

Garden Court Chambers’ ‘Access to the Bar for All’ Long Term Mentoring Scheme shortlisted for LexisNexis Legal Awards 2018

17 January 2018

Garden Court has been shortlisted for the Award for Diversity and Inclusion for the Garden Court Long Term Mentoring Scheme.

Clare Wade, Sonali Naik, Amanda Weston and Brenda Campbell to be appointed Queen’s Counsel

21 December 2017

Clare Wade, Sonali Naik, Amanda Weston and Brenda Campbell will be appointed Queen's Counsel in February 2018.

Clare Wade QCSonali Naik QCAmanda Weston QCBrenda Campbell QC

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